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Pedro's Restaurant & Cantina

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Mexican, Southwestern
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3935 Freedom Cir, Santa Clara, CA 95054-1203
+1 408-496-6777
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11:00 - 22:00
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Hours:
Sun 10:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri 11:00 - 23:00
Sat 12:00 - 22:00
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Bromsgrove, United Kingdom
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53 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had a meal with 8 colleagues at the end of a work trip. Service was attentive and food was tasty. I can recommend the chicken burrito and the margarita. Everyone enjoyed their meals and we would be happy to go back again.

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Thank Tim M
Redding, California
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54 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We dropped in for a late lunch. For an out of towner, it was a little hard to find, but worth the effort. Parking was good and the food delicious. Friendly and efficient staff. We missed the mariachi band, they had just finished their gig, but it would have enhanced the experience. Excellent ambience.

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Thank origsnoopy1
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26 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The parking lot looked crowded, but the inside was cozy and comfortable. Good food and reasonable prices, and you can eat cheaply or not depending, on your choice.

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Thank Randie C
Carlsbad, California
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Food was acceptable. Service was severely lacking. Even when I told manager about waiter's lack of follow up, not refilling chips, or tortillas, or water... Or even asking how my meal was. No compensation. Lost my business. Would rather choke down El Torito food then come here again.

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Thank surfcarlsbad
San Francisco, California
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129 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

it seems the food quality has gone down a bit since I was last there. I thought the staff was pleasant, BUT under staffed. It could of been better if they have more staff!!!

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Thank 4JMP
Cali
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34 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 February 2017

I was hooked on Pedros as of Cinco De Mayo 2016. We came in late and were served a selection of fixe menu items nachos, tacos, chimchangas along with great margaritas. Since then I try to make it to Pedros at least once everytime I am working in Santa Clara.

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Thank funmamabear
Melbourne
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214 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2017

A business contact recommended Pedro's for a quick bite and I"m so pleased I went. The decor was refreshing and the service was great. The hardest part of our lunch was in deciding what to eat! So many great options. My colleague went with a burrito and I the enchilada. They have a lunch menu (smaller portions) which is great.... More 

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Placerville, California
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62 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

Fairly consistent food and service. Good setting for any kind of large gathering. The food sets heavy but taste great.

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Thank someyawhoo
Lausanne, Switzerland
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50 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

We went there twice during our stay in Santa Clara. The restaurant itself is very nice! The staff is friendly and the food is good. However, the portions are too big! One main would be enough for 2...

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Thank Lizzie88_13
San Jose, California
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34 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 January 2017

You cannot go wrong eating at Pedro's. Food is consistently good, staff is very friendly and attentive and there is normally never a wait to get in. Very large restaurant that can easily and comfortably accommodate large parties. Good chips and salsa too!

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Thank Joni C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3935 Freedom Cir, Santa Clara, CA 95054-1203
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Clara
  • Phone Number: +1 408-496-6777

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?